An entertaining and candid look at the seduction of the lottery and what hitting the jackpot does to the winners. Oscar-nominated director Jeffrey Blitz criss-crosses the country to see what happened to the not-always-lucky few whose dreams came true, learning that winners' lives can be turned upside down when they are forced to grapple with their new status in the world. He found that many are simply unprepared to deal with their new-found wealth.
In California's Mojave Desert, the US Army has built a 'virtual Iraq' - a billion-dollar urban warfare simulation - and populated it with hundreds of Iraqi role-players. Army units spend three weeks inside the simulation before deploying to Iraq.
The family's love for each other really shines through as Kaki's health is getting worse and she is counting down the days until Jeet returns from India. Without him she's been struggling with the pregnancy and she is worried he won't be with her when she needs him. Her worst fears are realised when she is rushed into intensive care two months before her due date and is critically ill.
On November 28, 1979, an Air New Zealand jet with 257 passengers went missing during a sightseeing tour over Antarctica. Eleven police officers were called to duty to face the formidable Mount Erebus. As they recovered the victims, an investigation team tried to uncover the mystery of how a jet could fly into a mountain in broad daylight. Did the airline have a secret it wanted to bury? This documentary tells the story of four officers who went to Antarctica as part of the recovery police operation. For the first time an Air New Zealand senior staff member provides the inside story of the airline that was accused of one of the largest corporate cover-ups in New Zealand's history. Set in the beautiful yet hostile environment of Antarctica, this is an emotional and compelling true story.
An American reality television series that focuses on youth subculture and different cliques in high schools. In the first episode, racism on the football team sparks a star athlete at Freedom High in Oakley, California, to enlist his teammates to stand up against school-wide intolerance.